Travel Blogs from Scottsdale
I went with Sandy to pick up her grand daughter, Gabby and took her to volleyball training. Went to Toms Thumb for coffee and then took the girls back to their summer school.
Sandy and I both went and had haircuts and Rob went shopping on his own.
Dinner at Isabell's kitchen - an Italian restaurant up the road from Sandy's with her friends Maryanne & Jerry - lovely couple and a great night was had by ...
... fantastic Mexican spots which I'm not sure which one was better. Los Reyes de la Torta, where August ate El Rey - steak, chicken, pork, ham, chorizo, and even hot dog. I think it had more but I'm not sure. We all had natural fruit juices. It's great going to these places with a big group, especially Ruben as he is a taster - which I am also. A taster is someone who wants to taste everyone else's food and plans ...
... a call from John and Joan to tell me what time to meet them today, but it never came, even after I texted her to ask if we were still on for the day. Hope we can get together- if not now it will be next year! Drove by St Lawrence’s, they were not home and a neighbor said they would be gone for several days. So went back home and enjoyed Rudy’s antics for the rest of the day. Cleaned up, took most of my stuff to the car and had some chili for ...
... before eating lunch after 2 pm. when we missed the raptor live release.
We left 3-ish and the traffic was worst at Tuscon and later in Phoenix. We stopped at Casa Grande for a quick visit with Roger and Sandra Ebata. They drive their huge motor home there and we caught them as they were taking off for a hockey game in Phoenix.It has been a very long time since we saw them!
Dinner was Chinese food - way better vegetables than we get at home.
... in some ways like a condo, though you don't actually own the property it sits on.
Ben making friends in one of the famous and enormous flea markets in Apache Junction.
Our visit with the Peels really opened our eyes to the "culture of snowbirding"! The snowbirds of the Gold Canyon Golf and RV Park (herein "the Park") were not 55+'s ...
Other places to stay in Scottsdale
Paradise Valley, Scottsdale | B&Bfrom $89